Events

From the Winston-Salem Open tennis tournament to the Farmers Markets around town, we’ve got you covered when it comes to Winston-Salem events.

Weekend Roundup For March 7-10, 2013

Top Outdoor Pick:
The Chili Ride
By Winston-Salem Community Bike Ride
This 10-mile bicycle ride winds through Piedmont Triad Research Park and around Winston Lake and ends at a community meal and performance at Krankies Coffee. Vegetarian chili and cornbread will be provided courtesy of Whole Foods. Note: You must RSVP to eat.

 

 

 

 

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Weekend Roundup For March 14-16, 2013

Barber of Seville Opera Winston SalemTop Opera Pick: Gioachino Rossini's Barber of Seville 

  • Friday, March 15th, 8PM
  • Sunday, March 17th, 2PM
  • 405 Stevens Center
  • W. Fourth Street
  • Tickets: $15-$80
Rossini's Barber of Seville was described by Giuseppe Verdi as "The greatest comic opera ever written. Note: The final showing will be Tuesday night with casual dress and free parking at the Cherry-Marshall St. parking deck and area restaurants will be offering dinner specials…

 

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My Winston-Salem Weekend Roundup for January 10-13, 2013

 

silver linings playbook jennifer lawrence bradley cooper robert deniro aperture cinema film movie

Top Film Pick:
"Silver Linings Playbook"

  • Thursday, January 10 at 5:30 & 8:15PM
  • Friday, January 11 at 2:30, 5, 7:45 & 10:15PM
  • Saturday, January 12 at 12, 2:30, 5, 7:45 & 10:15PM
  • Sunday, January 13 at 12, 2:30 & 5PM
  • a/perture cinema
  • 311 W. Fourth St., Winston-Salem
  • Tickets: $8.50; students & seniors $7; matinee (before 6PM) $6.50
  • www.aperturecinema.com
An Oscar Nominee for Best Picture, this film based on the book by Matthew Quick, stars Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Robert DeNiro. It depicts the life of a man who has lost it all — his wife, his job, and finds himself living with his parents after a stint in a state institution as part of a plea bargain. As he works to put his life together, he makes friends with a beautiful young widow whose life has also fallen apart and they find their way back together.

 

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Winston-Salem Celebrates its 100 Year Centennial

Winston-Salem Centennial Logo

That’s right! It was 100 years ago that the townships of Winston and Salem married and formed one of the earliest-ever hyphenated names: Winston-Salem. Throughout these 100 years, we have seen our city become a vibrant place to live, work and play. All weekend long, Winston-Salem will celebrate its Centennial! There are several activities planned for the …

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Weekend Roundup For April 18-21, 2013

Top Food Event Pick: Burke Street Food Truck Festival

Burke Street Food Truck Festival

  • Saturday, April 20
  • 3-7PM
  • Burke Street, Downtown
Old Winston Social Club presents the first ever Burke Street Food Truck Festival, featuring over 13 food trucks from across the state. Burke Street vendors will also have displays and Old Winston Social Club will have drink specials and live music all day…

 

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Weekend Roundup For April 25-28, 2013

Top Sweet Treat Pick; Thursday Music at Dewey's Bakery

  • Thursday, April 25
  • 6-8 PM
  • Dewey's Bakery at Thruway
  • FREE
The tradition of Blue Ridge Ice Creams' Thursday summer concerts lives on at their new location in Dewey's Bakery at Thruway. This Thursday, enjoy the music of Max & Ruth Bloomquist while you treat yourself to some buy-one-get-one free Blue Ridge Ice Cream cones…
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Weekend Roundup For May 2-5, 2013

Top Charity Pick:Birdfest Weekend

  • May 3-5
  • Friday 7-10PM
  • Saturday 5-9PM
  • Sunday 1-5PM
  • Downtown Arts District, Trade St.
Friday, get a sneak peek of Birdfest art auction items, pick something up at the Habitat Birdfest Buy & Fly Tent across from Finnigan's Wake and enjoy Doug Davis & the Mystery Dates at 10PM at Ziggy's (tickets $10)…

 

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Weekend Roundup for May 16-19, 2013

Top Cultural Pick: Greek Festival

  • Friday & Saturday, May 17-18 10AM-10PM
  • Sunday May, 19 11AM-8PM
  • Greek Orthodox Church
  • 435 Keating Dr.
  • Admission: $1; kids free

The annual Greek Festival is not to be missed! Enjoy kids' activities, Greek food, music, dancing, demonstrations and marketplace. Guided tours of the church are also offered…

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Weekend Roundup For May 23-26, 2013

Top Sweet Pick: Free Ice Cream Day at Dewey's Bakery

  • Sunday, May 26
  • 2:30-4:30PM
  • Dewey's Bakery
  • 262 S. Stratford Rd.
  • FREE
Get a free cup or cone of ice cream to celebrate Blue Ridge Ice Cream's 25th anniversary. Get special deals and coupons. Live music by Martha Bassett from 2:30-4:30PM…

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